Monday Links and Open Thread

  • Friday’s numbers: Maddow-Tucker Carlson-The Five 1-2-3.
  • Megyn debut: emotion and promotion.  Gianno Caldwell to FNC.
  • Today video: Megyn debuts saying ‘I’m for now’.
  • Betsy beholds Brian.   Legion of Brothers.   Empty seats in Baltimore.
  • 9:19 am: Think Progress; ten minutes later: impartial CNN reporter.
  • Video: on the first amendment at sports events.  More.
  • Swamp Watch video: Are tech giants than government?

Thursday Links and Open Thread

  • Wednesday’s numbers: Maddow-Hannity-Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • Shannon Bream anchors Fox News @ Night, starts Oct 30, 11pm.
  • GQ profile: Tucker Carlson, ruthless debater who’s kind in real life.
  • Video: to Jimmy Kimmel personal attack.
  • Brian Stelter newsletter goes after FNC:
  • Profile: CNN’s Acosta convinced he’s on the ‘right side of history‘.
  • O’Reilly warns Laura Ingraham: The left is going to come after you.
  • Bonesteel: ESPN needs to worry about Fox News, not Fox Sports 1.
  • Another CNN failure to disclose.  Megyn to shift away from politics.
  • Videos: Tucker debates how has changed.
  • Lawrence says the hardest word.  CNN Digital faces $20M shortfall.
  • CNN reporter thinks Melania sending coded messages about Barron.
  • Somerby: There are a million contradictions in Mika’s multiple memoirs.

Wednesday Links and Open Thread

Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • Fox & Friends shocker: Clayton Morris leaving Fox News.  More.
  • MediaBuzz videos: seeking TX North
  • Reliable Sources videos: Harvey; rescuers; ‘right-wing‘ media; Habermans.
  • Q&A: Eboni K Williams discusses her book Pretty Powerful.
  • Zucker play: CNN suits can read their reporters’ private messages.
  • Angela Rye, ‘the Beyoncé of political commentary’.  Sunday talkers.
  • Q&A: SE Cupp is not just talking Trump.  Olby says the hardest word.

Monday Links and Open Thread

Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • MediaBuzz: Bannon; Bannon; mags, tv
  • Reliable Sources: Trump’s sanity; a terrible week; race reportage; Bannon.
  • Katz: Coop, Maddow, Shep, Lemon, et al named to distinguished list.
  • Flood: Joe S still dreams of being a rock star.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Impartial CNN anchor: Trump was a racist before Bannon came along.
  • Tucker video:  CNN tells CNN: great job grilling GOPer.

Wednesday Links and Open Thread

Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • MediaBuzz videos: Enter focus
  • Reliable Sources videos: Stelter debates Kellyanne; cameras coming back?
  • The remarkable turnaround of Trump enthusiast Joe Scarborough.
  • CNN announces who they’re not hiring.  CNN drone surveillance OK’d.
  • Profile: Kat Timpf…libertarianism plus laughs.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Ant Man inspired Jake Tapper to lose weight.    Melber tries to save 6pm.
  • Video: Tucker and Prof Turley of the Trump White House.

Wednesday Links and Open Thread

  • Out# video: Panel debates Brian Stelter, CNN, and
  • Friday’s numbers: Rachel Maddow-Kim Guilfoyle-Tucker Carlson 1-2-3.
  • MSM spotlights CNN sting denials, doesn’t report on the original videos.
  • Sunday showdown: MediaBuzz edges Reliable Sources.  Weekend numbers.
  • Newsweek says Fox stories didn’t ID reporters…when they did exactly that!
  • Easley: Media flubs give Trump fresh ammo.  Larry King sticks up for CNN.
  • CNN tweets urge free speech…after suggesting twitter should ban Trump!
  • Videos: Anna Kooiman at a and the
  • Ziegler: CNN didn’t ‘blackmail’ or ‘threaten’ the creator of that wrestling video.
  • Concha: CNN says don’t mock us or we’ll expose you—what a CNN PR disaster!
  • Twitter erupts: CNN threatens to expose video maker. Concha: CNN scorched.

Monday Links and Open Thread

  • Videos: Tucker with The Five on
  • Audio Q&A: Harris Faulkner on journalism, relevance, and more.
  • Out# video: The panel debates — what else? — 
  • F&F videos: Anna Kooiman on the USS N Carolina
  • Kelly Wright has a new album…and it’s nothing like Joe Scarborough’s.
  • Hanson-Firestone: Greta’s top five MSNBC moments.  Greta makes book.
  • 16 Morning Joe Trump insults that got personal, from ‘schmuck’ to ‘jackass’.
  • Concha: CNN’s reaction to ‘wrestling’ tweet plays right into Trump’s hands.
  • Stelter: Trump’s tweet ‘scary…dangerous’.   Betsy watched Reliable Sources.
  • CNN tattled on Trump to twitter, invoked ‘hateful’ rule. Berman: CNN caved.

Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • MediaBuzz videos: The WH The
  • Reliable Sources: Tweets; a new lowtransparency; press freedoms at risk.
  • F&F videos: Anna Kooiman with and
  • Veterans? Schmeterans! CNN skips vets ceremony to revisit Nixon.
  • The Five video: for the media.  The long walk home.
  • Flashback: Mika sneers at ‘long legs’ of Harris Faulkner, Sandra Smith.
  • Zurawik: Mika and Joe ‘compelling;’ they speak with ‘moral authority‘.
  • Greta: I’m not interested in going back to CNN, but Fox News…maybe.
  • HuffPo: Greta’s past at FNC killed her chances for success at MSNBC.
  • Steinberg: MSNBC to pre-empt Maddow on Fridays for Richard Engel.
  • Jenna Lee admits to ‘mixed emotions’, and hope for the ‘next adventure’.
  • Kellyanne reacts to CNNer who described her face as ‘hit with a shovel’.
  • Coleman: ‘Panic’ hit CNN as Jake Tapper displayed fake magazine cover.
  • Makers of CNN sting videos: MSM is ‘on notice’.  Sunday talkers: preview.

Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • MediaBuzz videos:  Acosta the tiff
  • Reliable Sources: Phil Donahue; Fox Trump ‘infomercial‘; the GOP liars.
  • Anna Kooiman heading back to the USA for FNC July 4th weekend.
  • Boyle: CNN retracts ‘very fake’ report on Scaramucci, Kushner et al.
  • Megyn: ‘I have zero doubt I can do this job.’  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • As Fox News builds new cutting edge newsroom, Studio N goes dark.
  • Duin: CNN spotlights gay 12-year-old Mormon…but is it really news?
  • Tucker video: after attempt to assassinate GOP reps.

Monday Links and Open Thread

  • Friday’s numbers: Maddow-Coop-Burnett 1-2-3. MSNBC hits #1.
  • Impartial MSNBC anchor zings Trump in commencement speech.
  • Zucker play: CNN uses faked statistics to make Fox News look bad.
  • Video: Marisa Guthrie and Joe Concha on the
  • Rivals see opportunity in FNC slump, eye hiring O’Reilly.  A bad week.
  • It’s a girl!  It’s Tom’s party.  Anchors away.  Sandstorms clog live shots.
  • Gutfeld video: Trump  Megyn has a Sunday premiere date.
  • Harris Faulkner honored.  Melissa Harris-Perry resurfaces, rips MSNBC.

Monday Links and Open Thread

  • Friday’s numbers: The Five-Tucker Carlson-Rachel Maddow 1-2-3.
  • Outnumbered video: over Obama health care remarks.
  • Steinberg: Fox News hires NBC’s Marianne Gambelli to lead ad sales.
  • Olbermann: CNN was going to hire me but didn’t…because of Trump!
  • Video: Julie Banderas with the NYPD Security team.
  • CNN reporter who hyped O’Reilly boycotts opposes them with Colbert.
  • Sketch by impartial CNN anchor draws fire.  W Kamau Bell makes book.
  • MSNBC signs ex-Republican George Will, refurbishes graphics package.
  • Kornacki named (MS)NBC National Political Correspondent.  Flashback.
  • CNN is ‘fake news’, says Netanyahu!  Larry King: I never saw bias at CNN.

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Tuesday Links and Open Thread

  • Specialists video: Backlash grows over
  • Monday’s numbers: Tucker Carlson-The Five-Maddow 1-2-3.
  • Tomi Lahren to Fox, MSNBC: Here am I. You can hire me now.
  • April numbers: Fox News #1 again; CNNMSNBC show growth.
  • Sunday showdown: Reliable tops MediaBuzz.  Weekend numbers.
  • Gold: CNN refuses to air Trump ad containing ‘fake news’ graphic.
  • Five fast facts about Eboni WilliamsKat Timpf, and Eric Bolling.
  • Graphics/studio designs for The Story and Specialists.  Fancy pants.
  • Q&A: Eboni Williams.  Hogue: The Fox News Specialists felt like filler.
  • Arthel Neville moonlighting…in handbags?!  Richard Quest in Lagos.
  • Mr and Mrs Stelter open up about fertility and imminent parenthood.
  • Videos: Tucker grills Prez; responds.
  • Olmstead: Why is CNN producing campaign ads for Mark Zuckerberg?
  • Greenfield: Is CNN willing to offend every religion on earth…except one?